Megadeath Rocker Goes to Seminary


As new students wandered onto the campus of Concordia Seminary last September, they were joined by another group of theological rookies — mostly midcareer types — joining the school’s program that allows students to train for the ministry online.

As the consultants, electricians, farmers and entrepreneurs in the Specific Ministry Pastor Program met up before reconnecting online from hundreds or thousands of miles away in the coming weeks, one student’s story truly rocked.

David Ellefson was an honest-to-God founding member of the legendary thrash metal band Megadeth. Continue reading.


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